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Nomenclature

Lactarius pilatii Z. Schaef.
Ceska Mykol. 22: 18. 1966.

Taxonomic synonyms:

= Lactarius moseri Harmaja, Karstenia 25: 47. 1985.

Original diagnosis

Pileus 25-55 mm. latus, fragilis, convexus et deflexus, excavatus, cum umbone evanescenti, dein haud profunde infundibuliformis, subrugosus, glaber, udus subviscidus, sublucidus vel lucidus, griseus vel griseo-brunneus, expallescens. Lamellae mediocriter confertae, tenues, adnatae usque decurrentes, albido-griseolae, guttulis lactis griseo-lutei maculatae, circum maculas subgriseae. Stipes 40-70 mm. longus et 8-15 mm. crassus, clavatus, rugosus, pruinosus dein glaber, haud lucidus, albus vel griseolus, sicut ceraceus. Caro fragilis, alba, acris. Lac aquose album, leniter sordide lutescens. Sporae in cumulo albo-cremeae (B, secundum Crawshay). Sporae 6-9 x 5-7 µ., incomplete verrucoso-reticulatae. Cystidia fusoidea. Pileocutis ex hyphis laxe intricatis, versus hypodermum potius in fasciolus leniter coordinatae, superficie granulis pigmenti grisei instructae. Hab. Cechoslovakia-Bohemia: Montes Gabreta, in turfosis "Zhurská slat" dictis prope vicum Horská Kvilda, ca. 1000 m. s. m., in Sphagno vivo sub Betula pubescenti in aqua nascenti, 22.VIII.1966 (Holotypus) et ibidem iam anno 1965 Albertus Pilát legit. Idem loco anno 1967 5 exsiccata 16, 18 et 26.VIII.1967. Holotypus in PR No. 624664 asservatus est.

Typification

Holotypus: Pilát (PRM 624664) (PR)
Europe: CSK (!): Monte Gabretta, Zhuri presso Horska kvilda
Betula pubescens & Sphagnum

Published type studies: Basso (1999: 111-117)

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